Resources

Microgrid resources is a library of special reports, case studies, news, events listings, and thought leader articles that provides both basic and indepth knowledge about microgrids.

Microgrids: The New Norm for Grid Resiliency and Reliable Customer Service

June 4, 2024
Everyone is talking about microgrids, but why is this such a hot topic now? Enterprises of all sizes and shapes are seeking to meet both their need for reliability and energy ...

Exploring the Potential of Community Microgrids Through Three Innovative Case Studies

April 8, 2024
Community microgrids represent a burgeoning solution to meet the energy needs of localized areas and regions. These microgrids are clusters of interconnected energy resources,...
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Alignment to Customers is the Goal to Scaling Microgrids: Spirae CEO Sunil Cherian at MGK 2024

May 30, 2024
Cherian pointed out that all of the activities engaged in scaling up the microgrid solution may be intertwined with one united goal—merging sustainability with resiliency--but...
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Anchors Away for Microgrids: National Lab Publishes Port Electrification Guide

May 29, 2024
In the U.S., ports at Los Angeles, Long Beach, Galveston, Oakland, San Diego, Bellingham, Wash., and Cleveland, among others, are stepping into the energy transition with projects...
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Properly Planning for the Multiple Impacts of Microgrids: Jon Erickson of POWER Engineers MGK 2024

May 28, 2024
Microgrids offer increased reliability, resiliency, and energy efficiency, but if the systems aren’t properly planned and installed, they will fail to perform as intended, and...

Tesla Rooftop Solar Projects Proceeding at Reno and Austin Gigafactories

May 28, 2024
Tesla Inc. has completed the addition of another 1 MW of solar capacity at its giant Reno, Nevada gigafactory, part of an ongoing work to dramatically expand both the footprint...
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New Partnership to Explore Utility-Scale BESS Technologies for Microgrids

May 23, 2024
Energy Plug and Enwind Power aim to grow the microgrid industry in the North American and Latin American markets.
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New Microgrid to Provide Resilience for a Houston Data Center and the Grid

May 23, 2024
The microgrid will be located at ViVaVerse Solutions’ ViVa Center in Houston, a mixed-use technology hub that will be home to a high-performance computing data center, more than...
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PepsiCo NA Installing Tesla Megapack Battery Storage to Supply Electric Trucks at California Site

May 22, 2024
The 170,000-square-foot Fresno facility is home to a fleet operation which distributes such products as Pepsi, STARRY, Gatorade, Rockstar, Aquafina and more. The beverage giant...